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Organization, Regulations, and Courses 2017-18


COSC 259 Programming Languages

This course covers fundamental and advanced topics in the design, implementation and use of imperative, functional, logical and object-oriented programming languages. Topics covered include formal definitions of languages, tools for automatic program translation, parameter passing, scoping, type systems, control structures and automatic memory management. For each language category, implementation issues will be discussed, and program development strategies illustrated through programming exercises.

Prerequisite

COSC 59. An undergraduate course in compilers (COSC 57) is recommended.

Offered

Not offered every year